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Here's what Facebook looked like when it launched this day ten years ago

Also, you won’t believe how much money it’s made Mark Zuckerberg and investor Bono.
Feb 4th 2014, 9:20 AM 26,763 28

SURELY NO ONE could have predicted the success that was to come for Facebook when it launched as a network for college students a decade ago.

After all, it looked like this.

old-style-facebook-layout-design-2004-first-face-book-amazing Source: Facebook Craze

Today, its creator is thought to have a net worth of $31 billion, with Bono’s 2% investment in the company thought to be worth about $1.5 billion.

That’s more than he’s earned through his entire music career, and the total fortune of Sir Paul McCartney, the world’s richest musician.

Now that was a sound investment.  Happy birthday, Facebook.

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